Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 94 154
Rank change year-on-year +2 +60 -32
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.49% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 1.32% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 17
North East median daily rate £650 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +25.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £406 £425 £370
90th Percentile £688 £615 £430
England median daily rate £550 £500 £495
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £67.00 - £44.25

CISM is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 340 456 1,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.03% 37.29% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 348 1,016
North East median daily rate £390 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £229 £254 £220
90th Percentile £538 £501 £497
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 26 89
North East median hourly rate £14.61 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.08% +18.75% +51.35%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.38 £14.92
90th Percentile £20.50 £48.92 £36.10
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.55 £25.50
% change year-on-year -5.85% +4.13% +12.09%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the North East

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISM in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in the North East

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in the North East over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in the North East

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 5 £650 +30.00% 3
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for CISM.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) CRISC
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) ISMS
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (40.00%) SFIA
5 1 (20.00%) SANS
5 1 (20.00%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
5 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (20.00%) Availability Management

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CISMP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (20.00%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL